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Cheap flights from Chicago to Des Moines (CHI - DSM)

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The best prices from Chicago to Des Moines are usually found in August or October, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Friday

CHI - DSM
Price
$229 - $369
DSM
Temperature
33.8 - 86 °F
DSM
Rainfall
0.9 - 5.1 inches
Popular in February High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Cheapest in August Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Average price $268 Average for round-trip flights in April 2020
Round-trip from $229 From Chicago to Des Moines

Cheap flights from Chicago to Des Moines in April 2020

The best prices found for ORD to DSM flights for April
30 Apr - 3 May
$86pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Des Moines 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Chicago found for this year
11 Jun - 15 Jun
$132pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
14 Jun - 19 Jun
$157pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
21 Aug - 23 Aug
$168pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Des Moines direct flight deals
14 Jun - 19 Jun
$157pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Jun - 4 Jun
$221pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Jun - 19 Jun
$297pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Chicago, departing today and this week
11 Apr - 12 Apr
$348pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Des Moines from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Des Moines
6:15 am - 8:47 am
Linear Air Taxi
Nonstop
2h 32m
ORD - DSM
Linear Air Taxi
$1614
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Alternative routes for Chicago to Des Moines

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Des Moines
Average temperature for April in Des Moines
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for April in Des Moines
4.0 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Des Moines

Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Des Moines
Sunday
23 daily flights
Monday
23 daily flights
Tuesday
17 daily flights
Wednesday
23 daily flights
Thursday
25 daily flights
Friday
24 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights

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Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Des Moines flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Des Moines

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Des Moines due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago and Des Moines for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Des Moines for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Des Moines for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $86, but on average you can expect to pay $86.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Chicago to Des Moines under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Des Moines is less than $297.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Des Moines for under $400?

There are currently just 1 open flight from Chicago to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Des Moines?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Based on our current data flights from Chicago to Des Moines are usually delayed by up to 61min. or more.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While looking for the best option consider American Eagle, Inc., our data currently shows that they have the cheapest flight available for the flight path. When traveling from Chicago to Des Moines, generally 145 flights depart for this route daily.

How long does the flight from Chicago to Des Moines take?

A nonstop flight takes up to 2 hours, covering a distance of 186 miles.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Des Moines on average per day?

Travelers can expect 38 flights from Chicago to Des Moines on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 24% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 21% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 55% of flight departures

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Des Moines?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 86 °F range in July. The weather in Des Moines is generally hotter than Chicago's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.